School personnel information


KONDO Kumiko


Arabic Language, Arabic Literature, Folklore in the world



Organization 【 display / non-display

  • 2007.10.01 - 2011.03.31, Research Institute for World Languages, Associate Professor

  • 2011.04.01 - 2012.03.31, Research Institute for World Languages, Professor

  • 2012.04.01 - , Studies in Language and Society, Graduate School of Language and Culture, Professor

  • 2007.10.01 - 2011.03.31, Department of Global Human Sciences, Associate Professor

  • 2008.04.01 - 2011.03.31, Global Collaboration Center, Associate Professor

  • 2011.04.01 - , Department of Global Human Sciences, Professor

  • 2011.04.01 - , Global Collaboration Center, Professor

Education 【 display / non-display

Osaka University of Foreign Studies Graduate School, Division of Foreign Language Major of Arabic Language, Dept. of Languages of Western Asia Completed Master of Arts 1987.03

Research topics 【 display / non-display

  • Arabic Language
    Arabic Literature and History(The Age of Jahiliya to the Abbasid Era)
    Study on Folklore, Folktales and Myths in the world
    Teaching Arabic
    Literature in general-related, Cultural anthropology and folklore-related, Foreign language education-related

Academic Society Membership 【 display / non-display

  • The Japan Society of Folk-Literature and Tradirions

  • Japan Association of Middle Eastern Studies

  • Japan Aircraft Pilot Association


Academic Papers 【 display / non-display

  • Comparison Study Of the So-called Original “Nights” And Latest “Nights” In Case Of the Story of Jullanar the Mermaid, Kumiko Kondo,One Thousand and One Nights: Comparative Perspectives on Adaptation and Appropriation, 2017.08, International Conference(Proceedings)

  • Some Characteristic Errors in Written Arabic of Japanese Students, Kumiko Kondo,Teaching Arabic for Non-Native Speakers:Challenges of the Present, and Prospects of the Future, 2016.05, International Conference(Proceedings)

  • The shape of the soul, Kumiko Kondo,比較神話研究会, 9-18, 2014.12, Papers(In Japanese)

  • The Folklore of the mystic bird in Arabia, Kumiko Kondo,関西アラブ研究会研究会, 2014.09, Conference Report / Oral Presentation (In Japanese)

  • The Ocean in the Arab World - the Paradise Island in One Thousand and One Night, KOH Kimiko (KONDO Kumiko ), Folk-Literature and Traditions ,第20号 pp.52-64, 2012.03, Papers(In Japanese)

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Media report 【 display / non-display

  • Shedding light on Arabic Language teaching at Osaka University, Borneo Bulletin - sunday - , 2020.03


Lecture / Exhibition 【 display / non-display

  • The Memorial Presentations for the Day of Arabic Language, On Arabic Poetry, 2014.12

  • The 3rd Qatar University Study Abroad Fair, 2014.04


Other activities 【 display / non-display

  • Private Pilot Licence(Single Engine, Land), 1994.10 -

  • Aeronautical Radio Operator, 1996.10 -